Section 5 Maritime Firearms Competency

2 day course

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This course exceeds current and is in line with future SCEG, ICoC, Maritime Security Operative, Ship Security Officer, ISPS code, International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and MSC 1443 and Private Security Industry guidelines (PSC1*) and ISO 28007

The course is conducted on a 100m range, using fully operable 7.62mm and 5.56mm firearms systems. You will be using selected firearms from the following section 5 Firearms: M4 Carbine 5.56mm, M16 Rifle 5.56mm, AK74 5.56mm, SIG 551 5.56mm, H&K G3/91 7.62mm, SLR (L1A1) 7.62mm, M14 7.62mm, H&K SG1 7.62mm, Browning Bar Longtrac 300 win mag, Remington 700 police .300 Win Mag, SAKO TRG-42, .338 LAP MAG Benelli M4, 12 Gauge Shotgun Steyr Scout 7.62mm

  • Principles of Marksmanship
  • Detailed Firearms Brief
  • Safety Handling Drills
  • Shoot from elevated and alternative fire positions, plus the correct use of cover
  • Immediate action (IA) drills using the correct safety procedures
  • Firearms handover in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Carriage of firearms above and below decks in accordance with the Ships Security Plan (SSP)
  • Stripping, assembly, cleaning, maintenance and function of all listed firearms
  • Firearms handling tests
  • Scenario Training
  • Snap Shooting
  • Multiple Target Acquisition
  • Strong and weak hand effective shootingaccurate and effective target engagement
  • Zeroing and bore-sighting using iron sights
  • Use of simple, reflex, complex optics and sights
  • Firearm ballistics and characteristics including minutes of angle
  • Firearms handling tests
  • Classification shoots
  • Rules for the Use of Force (RUF) in compliance with BIMCO and BMP4 guidance

Participants have documented formative and summative assessments throughout the course, classification shoots on semi-automatic full bore firearms.

This course is specifically designed as a practical firearms course, 100% live-firing range work, designed for potential or existing PCASPs with an established level of competancy.

We adapt to your initial level and through intimate coaching provide an intensive package ensuring you achieve your maximum potential within the timescale available.

Euro Tactical are highly recognised within the security industry for their meticulous attention to detail, very high standards and longevity as the longest established specialist firearms training provider in Europe.

  • Maritime Firearms
    £500
    • Cost per Course
    • Instruction
    • Firearms
    • Tactical Equipment
    • Ammunition
    • Lunch
    • Accommodation
    Call us for discount terms for group bookings. 0203 283 8040